Public Works

Solid Waste & Recycling

309 2nd Ave S., Room 210
Minneapolis, MN 55401-2281

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2001 Tonnage

Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling

Recycling
Tons
Rate
Newspaper        
        12,448.00
8.59%
Cans-Alum
             402.00
0.28%
Cans-Tin                    
             602.00
0.42%
Glass
          4,313.00
2.98%
Plastic
             949.00
0.65%
Corrugated
             898.00
0.62%
Magazines
          1,055.00
0.73%
Phone Books
             310.00
0.21%
Mixed Paper
             997.00
0.69%
Appliances & Scrap Metals
5,076.00
3.50%
Total Recycling
27,050.00
18.67%
 
 
Other Recycling
Tons
Rate
Construction Recycled
             232.90
0.16%
Batteries
               17.00
0.01%
Motor Oil-used
             150.00
0.10%
Oil filters-used
                    -  
0.00%
Tires
             294.00
0.20%
TV's & Computers
             422.00
0.29%
Total Other Recycling
           1,115.90
0.77%
 
 
 
Total Waste to Energy Disposal
      116,754.00
80.56%
 
 
 
Total Recycling and Waste to Energy
      144,919.90
100%
 
 
 
Compostable Material
Tons
 
Source Separated Organics
0.00
 
Yard Waste - Residential
19,594.00
 
Total Compostable Material
        19,594.00
 
 
 
 
Total Construction Landfilled
          8,398.12
 
 
 
 
Total All Weight
      172,912.02
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 








Numbers and percentages may not equal 100% due to rounding.

Last updated Jan 6, 2012